Bless me father, for I will sin....
In the still shadows of the confessional, a madman tauntingly reveals his plan for a murder he is going to commit, pulling Father Thomas Madden into a twisted game by disclosing his next intended victim: Tom's sister, Laurant. In a frantic race to protect her, Tom calls upon his best friend, elite FBI agent Nick Buchanan, to track the predator who is closing in on Laurant. Now, as an electrifying attraction grows between Laurant and Nick, so does the danger -- and one false move will cost both of them everything that matters.
Let "New York Times" bestselling author Julie Garwood take you on a thrilling excursion into the soaring heights -- and the darkest impulses -- of the human heart.
BookPage Garwood employs all the senses, creating vivid characterizations and unexpected twists and turns. Port St. Lucie News (Stuart, FL) A heart-stopping romantic suspense story. Kirkus Reviews Moves rapidly to a shattering climax....the frank sensuality of the love scenes is sure to please. The Anniston Star (AL) Engrossing....addictive...by turns explosive and unpredictable....You cheer for the good guys and are glad when the bad guys get caught....[Garwood] has found a niche for herself in contemporary romantic fiction. Publishers Weekly In her first contemporary suspense thriller, Garwood explodes out of the narrative gate.... The Kansas City Star Just when it looks like the ride is over, the action ratchets up again and doesn't let up until the final shot has been fired. USA Today Heartbreaker dances between suspense and romance. New York Post Heartbreaker moves along at a racehorse pace, its plot swerving and darting with sudden turns and jolts....Garwood's characters are well drawn. The Kansas City Star Will leave your heart pounding....The suspense builds nonstop. San Antonio Express-News Frightening....keeps you guessing until the end.